Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

Our restock shipments this week have included a nice spread of titles from the WHO IS / WHO WAS / WHAT IS / WHERE IS series from Penguin Workshop.  Just in time for educators to use in their coursework planning for upcoming theme months, these books sell quickly and have a dedicated following.   This …

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Here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside, we always get some fabulous trade-ins and donations of gently used children’s books, which we then pass on to our customers at low prices.  However. these last few weeks we’ve been unpacking shipments and changing up displays to make even more room for new books …

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Our two newest hardcovers from the New York Times Best Sellers list this week are both non-fiction: BRIEF ANSWERS TO THE BIG QUESTIONS by Stephen Hawking, his final thoughts on cosmology and humankind THE LIBRARY BOOK by Susan Orlean, a tale of libraries and librarians starting with the 1986 Los Angeles Public Library fire and expanding …

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Our selection for today includes books that tie in to our upcoming events for November: CURIOUS GEORGE titles for our special guest appearance by the mischievous monkey himself from 11am to 3pm on Saturday, November 10th. Mythology books from Edith Hamilton, Mary Pope Osborne, the D’Aulaires, and others to spotlight our book signing for the …

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Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday Spotlight on Gregory Scott Katsoulis this week! Gregory is a writer and photographer based in Cambridge, Mass. He is a former educator who has worked extensively with children of all ages across a range of subjects and programs. His likes to write about subjects …

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Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on author, advice columnist, and features reporter for The Boston Globe, Meredith Goldstein! Meredith will be in our 65 James Street store signing her YA novel, Chemistry Lessons on Wednesday, June 27, from 6:00 – 8:00 PM. Meredith Goldstein has been writing her …

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Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to welcome back LJ Cohen to our spotlight this Friday and our 65 James Street store THIS SUNDAY, from 1:00 – 3:00 PM, along with Jen Petro-Roy, for our Queer Representation for Younger Readers panel, a Pride Celebration co-hosted with Rainbow Readers of Massachusetts. LJ Cohen is a …

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Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday Spotlight on Sarah Prager, speaker of LGBTQIA history, author of Queer, There, and Everywhere, and developer of the Quist app. We were excited to host Sarah during Pride Month in June, and now we are thrilled to have her return to 65 James Street …

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It’s that time of year! We have begun our annual process of bringing in discounted books for your school summer reading needs.  This week alone we’ve started stocking our shelves and spinners with a warehouse haul of several hundred titles, with multiples of as many of the important reads as we could find.  With all …

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